Prices of petrol and diesel continued to rise to their fresh highs across the country on Tuesday, February 16, 2021. In the national capital, petrol price was hiked by 30 paise per litre and diesel got dearer by 35 paise.
With the latest price hike, petrol today breached the Rs 89-mark in Delhi and is now retailing at Rs 89.29 a litre while diesel is selling at Rs 79.70. In the financial capital Mumbai, petrol price now stands at Rs 95.75 while diesel costs Rs 86.72.
In Rajasthan’s Sri Ganganagar district, petrol climbed to Rs 99.87 and diesel soared to Rs 91.86 per litre. This is the highest retail price of the key auto fuels across the country.